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Teton County Parks and Recreation
Jackson, WY, United States
30+ days ago
Teton County Parks and Recreation
Jackson, Wyoming, United States
30+ days ago

Description

Come to beautiful Jackson, Wyoming located at the base of Grand Teton National Park to work within our Camp Jackson summer camp. Work while you play!

We are looking for a person who is interested in program planning, supporting programmers and staff, developing special trips, and overseeing the daily activities of summer camp.

Camp Jackson works with children of Teton County entering first through sixth grades from mid- June to Mid-August. Housing included if needed.

This position would be a Recreation Leader Senior Camp Counselor. Overseeing our Recreation Leaders and would be a lead of a certain group within our camp. 

  • Works closely with youth of varying ages and in camp, participating in various activities- swimming, hiking, paddle boarding, sports or art projects.
  • Meets with staff and distributes assignments and tasks; creates monthly calendars for program placement; plans and prepares daily activities; gathers necessary supplies.
  • Maintains records of program participation and attendance for assigned group; contacts participants or parents to verify absences as necessary.
  • Distributes daily activity supplies; monitors & supervises participants; oversees and participates in various activities throughout the day; enforces rules, disciplinary actions, and safety procedures
  • Oversees participant check-in and check-out.
  • Communications with parents and schools.
  • Participates in facility set-up and clean-up.
  • May coordinate programs with outside agencies and organizations.


Requirements

Required knowledge of:

  • Principles and practices of effective program management, leadership, and supervision.
  • Recreation site safety rules and regulations. 
  • Methods of program planning and implementation. 
  • Principles, practices, and methods of conflict resolution and problem solving.
  • Working closely with children and adults of varying backgrounds and abilities.
  • Experience using recreation software or similar.

Required skills in: 

  • Establishing and maintaining cooperative working relationships with coworkers and other individuals in contact during work; communicating clearly and concisely.
  • Operating a personal computer utilizing standard software such as Microsoft Office and some specialized software; functioning standard office equipment.
  • Assessing, prioritizing, and completing multiple tasks and demands.
  • Administering basic first aid.

Physical Demand/Work Environment:

  • Work is performed both in an indoor or protected environment and outdoors. The incumbent may be occasionally exposed to unfavorable conditions while located at County facilities or at other locations during business.
  • Works closely with youth of varying ages and abilities.
  • Required to work unsupervised in the presence of children or vulnerable adults. 

Job Information

  • Job ID: 61259585
  • Location:
    Jackson, Wyoming, United States
    Jackson, Grand Teton National Park, United States
  • Position Title: Camp Counselor Supervisor
  • Company Name For Job: Teton County Parks and Recreation
  • Job Function: Counselor
  • Entry Level: Yes
  • Job Type: Part-Time
  • Min Education: H.S. Diploma/Equivalent
  • Min Experience: 1-2 Years
  • Salary: $19.00 - $20.00 (Hourly Wage)
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